Category Archives: seattle

Adventuring with kids: Whale watching in Seattle

Tim has always wanted to go whale watching, so being the awesome wife (I say) I am I decided to buy him tickets for his birthday. I consider gifts like this the very best kind, because I get to do … Continue reading

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Day Trip to Whidbey Island

This past week marks four years since Tim and I tied the knot. I vacillate between disbelief that our wedding was an entire four years ago, and feeling like so much has happened in our marriage thus far that I … Continue reading

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A side of breasts with my coffee, please.

If you follow me on Snapchat (lisabenroeck) you may have already heard this story, but I feel compelled to tell it on this blog anyway. We moved into our house last Wednesday, and on Friday morning Tim set out to … Continue reading

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A little rain can’t keep me away from apple spice doughnuts

I love a good pumpkin patch. And when that pumpkin patch has a corn maze… well my happiness just really can’t be contained at that point. I guess it’s my Midwestern roots showing themselves. Yesterday we met up with some friends … Continue reading

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Six Months

We’ve been in Seattle for exactly six months, and I honestly can’t believe it. On one hand I feel like we just left Chicago. On the other hand I feel like we lived in Chicago a lifetime ago. I guess … Continue reading

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